Artwork Details for Tekiho, Imoto "Pine Tree and River"

Tekiho, Imoto - Pine Tree and River

Pine Tree and River
by Tekiho, Imoto - 井元 荻甫

Artist:Tekiho, Imoto - 井元 荻甫
Title:Pine Tree and River
Date:1930s (this artwork: Early post-war strike)
Publisher:Doi - 土井
Medium:Woodblock - 木版画
Format:Postcard - 絵葉書, 10 x 15cm (sheet size)
Condition:Fine condition. A mark in the left margin.
Price:$30 (EMS Express worldwide shipping: $20)
Artwork Code:13165-Imoto_Tekiho
Notes:A rare postcard version of Tekiho's sumi-e scene of a weathered pine tree beside a lake. There are also oban and koban-sized versions of this print (both rare). Not much is known about Tekiho, other than that he worked for the publisher Doi in the 1930's and produced these wonderful sumi-e (charcoal) scenes. This print originates from the deceased estate of an ex-Doi printer. Artist signature and red seals at lower left. Title from Doi Hangaten catalogue.
Artist Biography:
Imoto Tekiho (井元 荻甫) was born in Oita in 1909 and learned Nanga style landscape drawing under Domoto Insho in Kyoto.

井元荻浦:師・堂本印象 明治42年大分県生まれ  旧南画院入 太子奉賛展 選奨ベルリン展 パリ二人展 京絵専 京都住。

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